Wednesday, August 18, 2010

CRHRA Presents: Healthcare Reform: The Affordable Care Act – The Race for Compliance is On!

The Capital Region Human Resources Association (CRHRA) will hold the next Monthly Meeting and Program on Wednesday, September 15, 2010.

The first compliance dates for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (commonly known as "Healthcare Reform”) are right around the corner. The Capital Region Human Resource Association invites you to kick off the 2010-2011 program year with attorney Amelia A. Klein to learn:
  • What employers must do for plan years that begin on or after September 23rd;
  • How to administer young adult coverage under the ACA;
  • How a plan loses "grandfather" status, and what the impact is, including first-dollar preventive care coverage,
  • The new internal and external appeals requirements.

Amelia M. Klein is a Member of Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC, located in its Albany, NY office who advises employers on the design and compliance of employee benefit programs. She is graduate of the University at Albany, State University of New York and Fordham University School of Law.

This program has been submitted for 1.5 credit hours toward PHR and SPHR recertification through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI).

This event begins with registration and cocktail hour from 5:00pm – 6:00pm, dinner from 6:00pm – 7:00pm, and program from 7:00pm – 8:30pm at the Holiday Inn Turf on Wolf Road in Albany.

Reservations may be made at or by contacting CRHRA at (518) 463-8687. The events are open to the public. The Monthly Meeting & Program: CRHRA Members $30, Non-Members $38, Students $10.

The Capital Region Human Resource Association is the Northeastern New York State Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). CRHRA is a local organization dedicated to serving Human Resource Professionals and has been advancing the profession for over 60 years. The Chapter was founded in 1946 and is currently comprised of over 1000 professionals, employed in various human resource functions in over 450 companies region wide.

For more information about CRHRA or to become a member, visit CRHRA’s website ( or contact CRHRA by phone (518) 463-8687.